Highway 3 reopened after avalanche control work
UPDATE: DriveBC has given the all-clear.
DriveBC reports Highway 3 is currently closed between the Elko Tunnel and Morrissey Road, west of Fernie, to allow for avalanche control work.
The work began at 2 p.m. and is expected to take about two hours.
The road is closed and a detour is not available DriveBC stated.
Check DriveBC for updates around 4 p.m.
Lead image: Elko Tunnel on Highway 3. e-KNOW file photo